EHS Specialist 12 month contract

Job description

EHS Specialist (Maternity Cover Contract)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the EHS function as deputy to the EHS Manager.

  • Lead the site Process Safety/ATEX programme.

  • Provide coaching, technical guidance and training on EHS programme requirements to other roles within the organisation

  • Drive and deliver continuous improvement in EHS management programmes in line with ISO 14001 & 18001 Management systems.

  • Manage Internal EHS Audits and Inspections programme focusing on specific management system as well as general EHS area inspections.

  • Support the management of change programme to ensure EHS risks are identified and appropriate mitigation strategies identified for changes to existing processes and for new processes.

  • Support business units to develop comprehensive EHS hazard identification and risk control programmes i.e. Risk Assessment & Permit to Work.

  • Develop and manage the site environmental aspects register.



    Job Requirements:

  • Min Undergraduate qualification in EHS or Science/Engineering/Environmental Science

  • Specialist qualification / experience in an EHS related subject in addition to their undergraduate degree desirable

  • Hold or be in the process of obtaining professional membership of the Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH)

  • Have demonstrated experience as programme owner in both Environmental and Safety initiatives.

  • Experience in a GMP environment ideally pharmaceutical, med dev, chemical (no construction)

  • Ability to work on and complete a challenging range of EHS projects that require a broad range of EHS technical and interpersonal skills.

If you would like to apply for this job and think you meet the requirements contact Clara on 01 4744676 or email

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